FY07 UTC-FUNDED RESEARCH PROJECTS

University Transportation CentersThe following projects were initiated in 2006-2007 by NIATT researchers with
the ninth year of funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation's University Transportation Centers (UTC) Program. NIATT is lead on the TranLIVE Tier 1 UTC  http://tranliveutc.org/engr/niatt/tranlive and a partner on the PacTrans Region X UTC http://depts.washington.edu/pactrans/. All active projects for UTC can be found on the respective websites.
 
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Pilot Deployment of Plug-and-Play Smart Traffic Signals Richard Wall, PI
KLK131
A Framework to Assess the Survivability of Intelligent Transportation Systems Ahmed Abdel-Rahim, PI
KLK132
Improved Signalized Intersection Performance Measurement, Phase II Michael Dixon, PI
KLK133
An Intersection Traffic Data Collection Device Utilizing Logging Capabilities of Traffic Controllers and Current Traffic Sensors Ahmed Abdel-Rahim, PI
KLK134
Idaho Design Engineering Analysis Works (IDEAWorks): Computing Resources, Knowledge Management, and Design Optimization for Next Generation Vehicles Edwin Odom, PI
KLK430
A Ballistic Gas Compressor for Automotive Airbag Initiator Research and Automotive Engine Testing and Development Karl Rink, PI
KLK431
Biodiesel Quality Affected by Sulfur Content Originated from Different Feedstocks and a Database for the Same Brian He, PI
KLK432
Design and Construction of a Turbocharged, Direct-Injection, Two-Stroke Snowmobile for Competition in the SAE Clean Snowmobile Challenge Karen Den Braven, PI
KLK433
Investigation of Engine and Combustion Parameters for Catalytic Ignition Judith Steciak, PI
KLK434
Number of UTC-funded projects for FY07: 9 Search DatabaseSearch

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